Service/Procedure Summary

Surgery in which a special camera called an endoscope is inserted through a small cut in the skin called a port, to examine or repair tissues inside the shoulder.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
785 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
112 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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72 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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112 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
785 days
649 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
79 days
49 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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54 days
Windsor
Hants Community Hospital
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70 days
Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
567 days
110 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Sydney
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Timesort descending
Halifax
304 days
50 days
Sydney
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Sydney
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